Premier League Season Review – Norwich City

Norwich City: 19th (relegated) FA Cup: Round Three Capital One Cup: Round Four Norwich are quickly earning a status as the new yo-yo team of the top two divisions in English football. After suffering relegation in 2014 they made an instant return to the Premier League through the play-offs, but a further year later they are left to reflect on another failure to make their mark on the top table after failing to win their lengthy battle against the drop. Manager Alex Neil entered the season with a terrific standing…

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Premier League striker was at Brussels Airport during terror attacks

Norwich City confirmed on their website that striker Dieumerci Mbokani was at Brussels Airport in Belgium at the time of Tuesday morning’s terror attacks. The 30-year-old, who’s on loan from Ukraine club Dinamo Kiev, was unharmed but shaken by the tragic events in the city where he played for Anderlecht and in which a number of people were killed and injured. It is believed the DR Congo international was on his way to Kinshasa to join up with his international team-mates but has returned to his family, while the Canaries have…

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Leicester vs Norwich – Premier League preview and team news

Leicester City will be aiming to hit back from just their third Premier League defeat of the season when they host a Norwich City side that hovers precariously above the bottom three having picked up one point from their last six games. A week after going to the home of Manchester City and taking them to the cleaners with a devastating display, Leicester looked capable of doing the same to another title rival in Arsenal as Jamie Vardy’s penalty put them ahead at half-time after an open, though closely fought…

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Norwich vs Arsenal – Premier League preview and team news

Having slipped to fourth place after picking up just one point from the last six available, Arsenal will be looking to return to winning ways in the Premier League with a win away to Norwich City. The home side made life difficult for Chelsea last time out, hanging in there well until they switched off at a free-kick and allowed Diego Costa to take advantage and score the game’s only goal. It was disappointing for manager Alex Neil, who deserves credit for finding a way to make his team tougher…

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Norwich vs West Brom – Premier League preview and team news

Norwich City will be determined to bounce back from their thrashing at lowly Newcastle United by seeing off a West Bromwich Albion side that they have already knocked out of the Capital One Cup. For the remainder of this season, the Premier League is unlikely to see many worse defensive displays than the one Norwich produced on Tyneside, shipping six goals through a lack of intensity and organisation as well as carelessness in possession. Too many players were committed forward in attacking positions, leaving holding midfielder Alexander Tettey badly exposed…

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